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Firing line of New Zealand Mounted Rifles at Rafah, Egypt, 1917

Reference Number: PA1-q-605-05-3

Part of the New Zealand Mounted Rifles firing line during the Battle of Rafah, Egypt. Shows a row of men lying on the ground with their rifles. Photographed January 1917 by Charles Guy Powles.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Silver gelatin photoprints, related to Colonel Charles Guy Powles, Egypt, Shooting, World War, 1914-1918 - Campaigns - Egypt, World War, 1914-1918 - Campaigns - Middle East and World War, 1914-1918 - Military personnel.

Part of:
The Egyptian and Palestine Campaigns of 1916-1918. From El Arish to Jerusalem, Reference Number PA1-q-605 (38 digitised items)
Powles family :Photographs, Reference Number PAColl-5268 (146 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 5.4 x 7.8 cm, mounted on album page. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - left of image: Attacking across the glacis-like plain at Rafa. NZMR firing-line.

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